Embracing Community change
We share our learning to assist other organizations and communities as they embark on similar initiatives.
A “Theory of Change” was the backbone for launching Healthier Together and continues to support the initiative.
Selection of the six Healthier Together communities was informed by data and an understanding of natural assets.
Building powerful resident-led networks was the key for effecting change in Healthier Together communities.
Engaging residents as part of the problem-solving process illuminated the complexity, culture, context and circumstances of diverse communities.
Palm Health Foundation has committed $1 million over five years in each of six Palm Beach County communities to enable systemic, fundamental change through capacity building where residents take action for policy and systems change.